Trump says no to citizenship for soldiers
Miller Center expert Nicole Hemmer writes in Vox that conservatives used to embrace trading military service for naturalization
How the GOP turned away from the world
President Eisenhower defeated the isolationist faction of the Republican Party. Now Trump is toppling his legacy.
Culture of corruption
Scott Pruitt is gone, but Chris Lu argues that the Trump administration's defiance of ethics norms remains
After the handshake
Miller Center experts Brantly Womack and Todd Sechser assess where Trump and Kim go from here
Sally Hemings shows us the real Thomas Jefferson
Senior fellow Melody Barnes on Monticello's latest reckoning with history
When Truman met Stalin
Miller Center historian Mel Leffler tells The Washington Post that Truman approached his first meeting with Stalin with "a great deal of anxiety and insecurity"
The global challenge is bigger than China
Miller Center China expert Brantly Womack writes in The Hill that efforts to contain China are likely to backfire
Marc Short joining Miller Center
Marc Short, legislative affairs director for the Trump Administration, will become a senior fellow
Secret White House Tapes
LBJ orders some new Haggar pants
President Johnson called the Haggar clothing company to order some new pants, providing specific (and sometimes graphic) instructions on how they should be customized for him
"Some fool thing"
14 months before Pearl Harbor, President Franklin Roosevelt ruminates on the growing crisis in the East
Nixon on Jews in the federal government
Nixon orders his chief of staff to "see what we can do about" Jews in the federal government.
The First Year Project: Infrastructure
He was the first and (so far) the only President of the United States to resign the office
He just moved up in historians' rankings, to fifth-best president in the nation's history
Critical insights for the nation's governance
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